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    • Interior Fort Sutter, Sacramento, Cal.

    • 1920
    • The interior of Sutter’s Fort about a century ago is the subject of this vintage postcard published by the California Sales Company of San Francisco. Once identified as the “largest and best fortified fort in California” the venerable structure’s...
    • BBSAC848
    • Capt. Sutter's Bedroom, Sutter's Fort, Sacramento, Calif.

    • 1950
    • Portrayed in circa 1950 is John Sutter's bedroom at Sutter's Fort, located at Twenty-Seventh and L Streets. Located just west of the main gate, it was part of three connecting rooms, including Sutter's office and kitchen.
    • BBSAC864
    • Sutter's Fort

    • 1990
    • Images of Sutter’s Fort in Sacramento spanning over 150 years appear on the top and lower right of this postcard by Tom Myers. The photograph on the lower left captures actors at the fort dressed in period clothing posing for a photographer in the...
    • BBSAC828
    • John Sutter's Office at Sutter's Fort, Sacramento

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 postcard shows John Sutter's Fort Sutter office, regaled with the national flag of his native Switzerland. Sutter's allusions to building a New Helvetia on the Pacific Coast are common throughout local geography and numerous...
    • BBSAC854
    • Sutter's Office, Sutter's Fort, Sacramento, Calif.

    • 1939
    • This 1939 postcard shows one of Captain John Sutter's offices, this one connected with his bedroom and kitchen, long the fort's western wall. Many believe this to be the very location where James W. Marshall, on the evening of January 28, 1848,...
    • BBSAC860
    • The Californian, 1936

    • 1936-01-01
    • California Middle School is located at 1600 Vallejo Way in Sacramento, California. Designed by Sacramento architecture luminary Harry Devine and built at a cost of $300,000, the structure opened in November 1933 with an enrollment of 738 pupils...
    • Sutter's Fort Bedroom

    • 1955
    • This 1955 photograph captures Captain John Sutter's bedroom, located at Sutter's Fort. A California State Park since 1947, the fort can be found at the corner of Twenty-Seventh and L Streets.
    • 1755
    • Sutter's Fort Pond

    • 1937
    • This idyllic scene on the northern side of Sutter's Fort was captured in 1937. Visible are a pond, covered with water lilies, and a walkway where a wicker baby buggy and small child stand. To the right of that, a woman stands below a tree,...
    • 1331
    • Sutter's Fort Flowers

    • 1937
    • The nothwestern grounds of Sutter's Fort are captured in this April 1937 photograph. Along the western wall and written in well-trimmed planted beds are the words "Sutter Fort." Sutter's Fort is located at Twenty-Seventh and L Streets.
    • 1329
    • Two Cannons at Sutter's Fort Entrance

    • 1955
    • Captured in 1955 is the entrance to Sutter's Fort. Two cannons stand sentinel over the venerable spot while a woman and two children exit the grounds. Sutter's Fort is located at Twenty-Seventh and L Streets.
    • 1753
    • Wedding Dress at Sutter's Fort

    • 1955
    • Shown in this 1955 photograph, taken at Sutter's Fort, is the wedding dress, worn by Martha Jane Reed, a survivor of the infamous Donner Party. She married Frank Lewis, in Santa Cruz, California, on Christmas Day 1856. Sutter's Fort is located at...
    • 1754
    • Sutter's Fort, State Historical Park

    • As seen from L Street, spectators take in Sutter's Fort, part of the California State Parks system since 1947. Although United States and California State flags fly in the foreground, a Mexican flag hangs to the right of the frame. The tricolor...
    • BBSAC870
    • Clothing Exhibit at Sutter's Fort

    • 1955
    • An exhibit of the clothing worn by a sheriff in early Sacramento is the focus of this 1955 photograph at Sutter's Fort. Case also contains a hat, coat, glasses, and other miscellaneous items. Sutter's Fort is located at Twenty-Seventh and L...
    • 1756
    • Sutter's Fort As Viewed from the West

    • 1937
    • Taken in 1937, this photograh shows the southern entrance to Sutter's Fort. Flanked on either side of fan palms, the entramce is also guarded by a single canon. The gate sign reads "1839 Sutter's Fort." A California State Park since 1947, the...
    • 1326
    • Sutter's Fort, Sacramento, Calif. - Nelson Jones

    • Visibile from the south, and across L Street, is Sutter's Fort. The main gate, as shown in the center of the postcard, was replaced by a more historically accurate one in 1991. It consisted of two massive, 15-foot-high redwood doors, and was...
    • BBSAC849
    • Sutter's Fort Printing Press and Type Set

    • 1955
    • This 1955 photograph reveals a display of Sutter's Fort printing equipment. A printing press and type set make up the bulk of the display. Sutter's Fort is located at Twenty-Seventh and L Streets.
    • 1759


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